A bit more activity in the tank these days. Added a few long-finned black skirt tetras.
A bit more activity in the tank these days. Added a few long-finned black skirt tetras.
BradMcCarty
BradMcCarty posted on bradmccarty/55-fw-community
2014-02-04 18:38:04 -0500
The queen (or king?) of the tank. And a bit of a tail shot from her best friend, a marble veil angel.
The queen (or king?) of the tank. And a bit of a tail shot from her best friend, a marble veil angel.
A bit more activity in the tank these days. Added a few long-finned black skirt tetras.
A bit more activity in the tank these days. Added a few long-finned black skirt tetras.
BradMcCarty
BradMcCarty
BradMcCarty posted on bradmccarty/55-fw-community
2014-01-08 18:21:19 -0500
A couple of new plant additions, and now with 100% more suction cups. Oh, also another angel and red-tail shark.
A couple of new plant additions, and now with 100% more suction cups. Oh, also another angel and red-tail shark.
  • clay
    clay
    2014-01-10 01:26:02 -0500

    Something about bright white sand feels so tropical. Great start!

  • BradMcCarty
    BradMcCarty
    2014-01-30 08:28:30 -0500

    Funny enough, that's just cheapo play sand from Home Depot. Under the T5 it looks super-white, so I'm not complaining!

BradMcCarty
BradMcCarty posted on bradmccarty/55-fw-community
2014-01-06 18:53:47 -0500
FTS from today. Ignore the air line on the left. It seems I forgot to pick up suction cups. Oops!
FTS from today. Ignore the air line on the left. It seems I forgot to pick up suction cups. Oops!
Day 1. The cycle begins. I had some filter media from a cycled 4 gallon and used Seachem Stability to get a jump start.
Day 1. The cycle begins. I had some filter media from a cycled 4 gallon and used Seachem Stability to get a jump start.
First day, post cycle. 0 amm, 0 nitrite and just a touch of nitrate. I painted the back since I couldn't get the look that I wanted from a background. A ligh...
First day, post cycle. 0 amm, 0 nitrite and just a touch of nitrate. I painted the back since I couldn't get the look that I wanted from a background. A light stock to begin.
BradMcCarty
BradMcCarty created aquarium 55 FW Community
2014-01-06 18:52:57 -0500

Aquarium Specs

Name
55 FW Community
Environment
Fresh
Up Time
almost 4 years
Total Volume
55 gallons
Substrate
Play Sand
Filtration
Marineland Penguin Biowheel 350
Lighting
Single bulb T5
Heater
Eheim 150w
Views
1186
Updated
2014-02-04 18:52:32 -0500

Fishes

Default Image for Black Skirt Tetra Dwarf Gourami Guppy Half Black Angelfish Leopold's Angelfish Neon Tetra Otocinclus Catfish Default Image for Red Tail Shark

Invertebrates

Malaysian Trumpet Snail